Study looks at how many parents don't recognize potentially serious health consequences of childhood obesity and fail to do anything about it
A new study links severe pain during childbirth to postpartum depression
Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Holly Phillips discuss the top medical stories on "CBS This Morning: Saturday"
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Health officials in Florida have confirmed the first cases of Chikungunya, a dangerous mosquito-borne virus, have been acquired in the mainland U.S.
Now that warm weather has arrived, it's time to eat, drink -- and be wary
In our busy, connected world it can be challenging to decompress, but there are ways to optimize the health benefits of a getaway
Dr. Marc Leichtung of Manhattan Dental Arts provides helpful hints to keep your teeth on the up-and-up
Researchers with a biomedical technology company and MIT are testing a contraceptive microchip
Sheik Umar Khan, a virologist who has treated over 100 people sickened with the deadly disease that has no cure, is now fighting for his life
New research finds women who received an epidural during labor were less likely to suffer depression as new moms
Michael Farrell submitted his resignation following safety lapses involving anthrax and bird flu
Report reveals growing use of "performance enhancing" synthetic growth hormone among teens
Plague, spread by rodents like marmots, reportedly kills a man and prompts quarantine in part of northern Chinese city
Study finds concussions and other lacrosse injuries are increasing. Could more be done to protect players?
New research could help with more accurate prognosis and future drug development
A new study shows that women who suffer from heart attacks have worse outcomes than men
New research confirms the risks from a minimally invasive surgical procedure called morcellation
A high-fat diet may have unexpected health consequences, a study on mice suggests
Scientists have zeroed in on more than 100 genes linked to risk for the psychiatric disorder, which may help lead to more effective treatments